Building Your First Salesforce Application

by Scott Allen

Learn how to work with Salesforce.com by creating custom applications. Start by signing up for a developer account on Salesforce.com, and finish with a full application including reports and dashboards that work on both desktops and mobile devices.

What you'll learn

Do you need to learn how to build an application in Salesforce? In this course, Building Your First Salesforce Application, you will start at the beginning with Salesforce.com and learn how to customize Salesforce for your own business. First, you will create a custom object to store information. Then, you will learn how to use the Salesforce Object Manager to define fields and layouts for the data. Finally, you will explore how to create a custom Salesforce Lightning application with charts, reports, and dashboards, and see how to put the important information in front of our users and customers. By the end of the course, you'll know how to build your own Salesforce applications using the Salesforce Lightning experience.

About the author

Scott has over 15 years of experience in commercial software development and is a frequent speaker at national conferences, and local user groups. Scott is a Microsoft MVP and has authored books on several Microsoft technologies, including ASP.NET, C#, and Windows Workflow.

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